Expand To Show Full Article
Iowa vs Zambia (Statistical Comparison)

Iowa vs Zambia (Statistical Comparison)

Published Categorized as UNITED STATES
Is Iowa bigger than Zambia

Iowa is a state in the United States of America located in the Midwestern region of the country, whereas Zambia is a landlocked country at the crossroads of Central, Southern and East Africa. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Iowa and Zambia regarding various aspects.


Is Iowa bigger than Zambia?

The total area of Iowa is 55,857.1 sq mi, and the total area of Zambia is 290,587 sq mi. Iowa is smaller than Zambia by 234,729.9 sq mi. Iowa is around 5.21 times smaller than Zambia.

Area of Iowa: 55,857.1 sq mi ( 144,669.2 km2 )

Area of Iowa compared to Zambia

Area of Zambia:  290,587 sq mi ( 752,618 km2 )

Area of Zambia compared to Iowa


According to the United States Census Bureau, the total population of Iowa as of 1st July 2021 was estimated to be around 3,193,079.

Population of Iowa compared to Zambia

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Zambia as of 2020, was estimated to be around 18,383,956.

Population of Zambia compared to Iowa

Here is some more data comparison between Iowa and Zambia.

The capital of Iowa is Des Moines, and the capital city of Zambia is Lusaka.

Official Languages

Iowa: English
Zambia: English


Iowa: Iowan
Zambia: Zambian

ISO 3166 Code

Iowa: US-IA
Zambia: ZM

Human Development Index

HDI of Iowa as of 2019: 0.935
HDI of Zambia as of 2019: 0.584

Iowa Time Zone: 

UTC − 6 (Central Standard Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC − 5 (Central Daylight Time)

Zambia Time Zone: 

UTC + 2 (Central Africa Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Iowa:
42° 4′ 30.36″ N, 93° 29′ 45.6″ W

Coordinates of Zambia:
15° 0′ 0″ S30° 0′ 0″ E

You may also like to read:

Iowa vs Yemen Comparison

Iowa vs Venezuela Comparison

Iowa vs Vietnam Comparison

By Aashish Poudel Genuine

Aashish Poudel Genuine is a web developer, writer and currently a student in Cyprus. He has created this site to help people who are willing to come to Cyprus or want to know more about this country.

Leave a comment